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Bulgaria to hold referendum on new nuclear plant

Polls indicate that Bulgarians will on Sunday vote "yes" to a second nuclear power plant in a referendum, in a closely watched contest between the government and the opposition ahead of elections in July.

Bulgaria to hold referendum on new nuclear plant
Europe's oldest prehistoric town, salt site found in Bulgaria
Europe's oldest prehistoric town, salt site found in Bulgaria

Archaeologists in eastern Bulgaria say they have unearthed the oldest prehistoric town ever found in Europe, along with an ancient salt production site.

Europe's oldest prehistoric town, salt site found in Bulgaria
Bulgaria's Defence Minister Anyu Angelov. Photo courtesy of bnr.bg
Bulgaria plans to acquire new fighter jets in 2014

Bulgaria will seek to acquire eight new or used fighter jets for its air force in 2014, Defence Minister Anyu Angelov said Friday.

Bulgaria plans to acquire new fighter jets in 2014
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Cycling: Maksat Ayazbayev from Astana team won Tour of Bulgaria

Maksat Ayazbayev, Astana team cyclist, won 2012 Tour of Bulgaria race.

Cycling: Maksat Ayazbayev from Astana team won Tour of Bulgaria
Kazakhstan will award its Olympic winners with biggest money prizes
Kazakhstan will award its Olympic winners with biggest money prizes

Kazakhstan and Malaysia promise the most generous money prizes to their Olympic winners.

Kazakhstan will award its Olympic winners with biggest money prizes
 Police struggle to identify Bulgaria suicide bomber
Police struggle to identify Bulgaria suicide bomber

Bulgarian police, the FBI and Interpol are struggling to identify a suicide bomber who killed six people, including five Israelis, as the US said the attack bore the "hallmarks" of Hezbollah.

Police struggle to identify Bulgaria suicide bomber
Bulgaria releases video of bomber in attack on Israelis
Bulgaria releases video of bomber in attack on Israelis

Bulgarian authorities have released a video of the suspected suicide bomber behind a deadly attack on Israeli tourists that Israel has blamed on Iran.

Bulgaria releases video of bomber in attack on Israelis
Bulgaria probes 'barbaric' attack on Israeli tourists
Bulgaria probes 'barbaric' attack on Israeli tourists

Bulgaria began probing Thursday a blast at its Black Sea airport of Burgas that left six people dead and more than 30 injured in the deadliest attack on Israelis abroad since 2004.

Bulgaria probes 'barbaric' attack on Israeli tourists
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London housing is most popular among Kazakhstan buyers

Kazakhstan buyers are mostly interested in the real estate in Great Britain, UAE, Bulgaria and France.

London housing is most popular among Kazakhstan buyers
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Kazakhstan tourists are loved for their cash

Kazakhstan tourists are loved abroad for their cash.

Kazakhstan tourists are loved for their cash
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Bulgaria simplified visa regime for Kazakhstan citizens

Those who already have a Shengen visa will not have to submit additional documents for a trip to Bulgaria.

Bulgaria simplified visa regime for Kazakhstan citizens
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Massimov expressed condolences to Putin on Bulgaria boat tragedy

I send my sincere condolences to Head of the Government V.Putin and the families of the victims of the tragedy with Bulgaria boat: Massimov.

Massimov expressed condolences to Putin on Bulgaria boat tragedy